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Jubilee

(1987)
(The first book in the Poppy Chronicles series)
A novel by

 
 
Mildred Amberley - suffocating in affluent Leinster Terrace - doomed at 28 to be an old maid. Lizah 'Kid' Harris - a Jewish boxer from London's East End - living from one fight to the next. Worlds apart..But one rainy night Mildred takes a cab across London into Lizah's world - a world of drama, excitement and teeming life. But if she has escaped Leinster Terrace, Mildred can't get away from its values..And Lizah's family exerts pressures of its own. The past will tear them apart..Yet out of all this conflict comes Poppy - with her mother's strong will and her father's boundless appetite for life. Poppy, whose first memories are of Queen Victoria's jubilee, who will live through two world wars, and witness a century of change.

Genre: Historical

Used availability for Claire Rayner's Jubilee

Hardback Editions

August 1988 : UK Hardback
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Title: Jubilee (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7089-8479-7 / 978-0-7089-8479-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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July 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Jubilee
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-297-79153-2 / 978-0-297-79153-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
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Paperback Editions

January 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: Jubilee
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7551-1888-X / 978-0-7551-1888-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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January 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: Jubilee (Poppy Chronicles 1)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 1-84232-536-1 / 978-1-84232-536-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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August 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: Jubliee: The Poppy Chronicles 1
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7221-7292-3 / 978-0-7221-7292-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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Audio Editions

July 1992 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Complete & Unabridged: No. 1 (Poppy Chronicles)
Author(s): Claire Rayner
ISBN: 0-7451-4027-0 / 978-0-7451-4027-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

February 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Jubilee - The Poppy Chronicles Book 1
Author(s): Claire Rayner
Publisher: MP Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon CA